Read Case 7.2: Poverty and Pollution, located here or on page 267 in your textbook. Next, predict the effects of pollution permits on poor, less-developed areas like Brazil's "valley of death." Assess the effectiveness of incentive programs on manufacturers in less-developed areas. Based on your assessment, provide an argument in support of either pollution permits or incentive programs.
Real World Application: When considering the aspect of pollution in poor, less developed areas please look up the term ‘Environmental Racism’. What are your thoughts of this term and do you feel that organizations or industries consciously engage in this behavior?